Ah, Valentine's Day. The day where loved-up couples feel pressure to get each other a ‘meaningful’ present and singles lament stepping out in public due to the heightened amount of PDA on the tube.
While being in either camp can be a tough slog, it wasn’t until the 14th century when Chaucer began to romanticise ‘Valentines’ that a link occurred between St Valentine and romantic love.
And then, just over a century ago in 1913, Hallmark began to mass produce Valentine’s Day cards and February 14 because synonymous with love hearts, flowers and chocolate.
Whether or not you celebrate Valentine’s Day – or celebrated Galentine's Day yesterday with your gal pals – we’ve rounded up some of the best Valentine’s Day quotes and memes from social media below.
1. What every single person is doing this Valentine's Day
2. The only kind of Valentine's Day cards we'll accept
I make Valentine’s Day cards for the people I work with. Here are a few microbiology ones. pic.twitter.com/N5uyB8yqql— TwistedDoodles (@twisteddoodles) February 14, 2018
3. The only response to when someone asks if you've got a Valentine's Day date
4. When you follow this logic, there's no need to feel sad on Valentine's Day
you don't have to be sad about being alone on Valentine's Day if you remember you're alone all the other days too pic.twitter.com/UyEPe7lI5Q— d]]>🌹